Press Releases

Heartbound: A love story which transcends not merely different cultures, but remarkable realms.

Jun 30, 2015 12:51 BST P.I. Alltraine United Kingdom – Set in London, Heartbound is the author’s first published novel and should appeal to young adults as well as female romantics and fantasy fans. It’s written in a fun and warm-hearted manner but leaves one of its main characters with an extremely serious decision to make.

Debut Authur Creates Thunder

Jun 26, 2015 17:00 BST Michael J Wormald Publishing Lancashire, UK Jun 25 Michael J Wormald is Author and creator of a new series of Novels: 'The Continuing Adventures of Falstaff Wild': The style, the 1940's setting and pace give the reader the impression they are sitting down at a long running Saturday matinee where everything begins and ends with a cliff hanger.

Strong feelings when PRAESA received the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2015

Jun 01, 2015 21:09 BST Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award It was an emotional moment when Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA) was presented to the South African reading promotion PRAESA by Swedish Minister for Culture and Democracy Alice Bah Kuhnke. PRAESA, Project for the Study of Alternative Education in South Africa, is the first laureate ever from the African continent.

Lena Kåreland new member of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award jury

May 28, 2015 12:24 BST Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award Today the Swedish Arts Council appointed Lena Kåreland as member of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award jury from July 1, 2015.

Press invitation: PRAESA receives the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2015

May 22, 2015 08:05 BST Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award Welcome to cover the presentation of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2015. Time: Monday June 1, 6:00 pm (all seats must be taken at 5:45 pm) Venue: Stockholm Concert Hall

Focus on the joy of books and storytelling in this year’s award week

Apr 28, 2015 08:46 BST Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award This year’s Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA) week begins on Monday May 25. Representatives from South African organisation PRAESA will visit Stockholm and Vimmerby to participate in an extensive program targeting students, educators, media and an interested general public.

Mar 31, 2015 12:10 BST Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award Based in Cape Town, PRAESA (Project for the Study of Alternative Education in South Africa) is an organisation that has worked to promote reading and literature for children and young people in South Africa since 1992.

Press Invitation: Announcement of the 2015 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

Mar 24, 2015 07:16 GMT Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award Welcome to cover the announcement of the 2015 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award Time: March 31 at 12:40 pm Venue: National Library of Sweden, Humlegårdsgatan 26, Humlegården Stockholm

Mar 17, 2015 12:24 GMT Keltic Clothing Blair McDowell announces a 15-stop book tour for her novel, Romantic Road, starting March 16th and ending April 15th.

Jan 19, 2015 19:48 GMT Local Legend In March 2012, Elisa Frank hit the national headlines for the most dreadful reasons when she witnessed her sister and best friend murdered by her ex-boyfriend. Now she has turned the tragedy into triumph with her book THE BORDERLINE DIARIES, a brilliantly written description of surviving the most serious mental health issues.